Lidia was born in Inhambane – Massinga. She is a lawyer working for Liberdade Ministry and has been chair of the Board from 2012 to 2016. In her local church, she has served as youth secretary, with young adults, and as president of women's projects, and many other local church positions. She has served her annual conference and was elected a delegate to General Conference 2016. She is married to Jorge Jamisse Julai and has two children.